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Beyond high school

October 19, 2015 11:46am | Emily Reidy

Junior Angelica Carr, right, takes time out of her lunch period to look around a recent college fair in the gymnasium.  The Oct. 7 fair was the second of two hosted by Concord High School this fall. Carr acknowledged the opportunity as she talked to college representative Meghan […]

GAPPers take NYC

October 19, 2015 11:42am | Kate Prentice

Delia Barry (left) and Lauren Hatch (right) look out on the New Jersey shoreline in the early morning hours during a recent trip to New York City with German American Partnership Program (GAPP) students. After watching Aladdin on Broadway, a number of students chose to venture into the city to […]

CHS Idol Wednesday!

September 29, 2015 5:07pm | Kate Weston and Jordyn Macri

Steve Moran converses with friend Juliana Gullage about Concord High School’s CHS Idol which will take place  Wednesday, Sept. 30, at 7 p.m. in the Christa McAuliffe Auditorium. Moran is hosting CHS Idol with classmate Sean Fallon. Fourteen students will sing for this year’s four judges: […]

Riders take second

May 21, 2015 7:44am | Kim Logan

The Concord High School Equine Team celebrated its second place district finish Wednesday, May 20, at an awards banquet in the Student Center. Shout-outs go to all riders, to head coach Heather Logan and assistant coach Kaleigh Hubbard, both in their first year, to advisor Kim Logan, to parent volunteers and […]

Chamber singers perform

May 20, 2015 8:28am | Linda Mai

Concord High School Chamber Singers performed  at Presidential Oaks May 12 in celebration of National Nursing Home Week, an annual event sponsored by the American Health Care Association. Participants included: Laura Braley, Lainie Burgess, Della Dolcino, Meredith Dustin, Emily Gorham, Jasmine Huffman, Lindsay Irwin, GraceAnn Kontak and […]

See Miss Saigon

April 23, 2015 11:04am | Samantha Wood

Concord High School’s production of the school version of Miss Saigon is fast approaching. The production will run for three nights — May 14, 15 and 16 — at 7 p.m. in the Christa McAuliffe Auditorium at CHS. Tickets cost $10 for students and seniors and $12 for adults, and can be purchased […]

Shore advances

February 17, 2015 10:56am | Lindsay Irwin

Who would have thought that poetry, arguably the most emotional and personal kind of literature, could be performed by high school students in a competition? Tyler Shore, who won Concord High’s Poetry Out Loud Competition Dec. 12 and will compete in the regional semi-finals beginning March […]

Tide drowns Brady

December 19, 2014 8:50am | McKenzie Stevens

Concord High School and Brady High School played at Everett Arena on Wednesday with the Tide coming out on top 3-0. The game represented the opener for each of the two huge in-town rivals. Concord plays Bishop Guertin High School next,  Saturday at 2:10 p.m., at Skate 3 […]

Yes we can

November 26, 2014 6:28pm | Lindsay Irwin

15,000 cans to make hundreds of hearts happy: this is the donation goal for Concord High School’s annual canned food drive. Students will begin collecting cans Wednesday, Dec. 3, to help the nonprofit Capital Region Food Program give struggling families two weeks’ worth of food just in time for the […]

Cheering for a cure

October 23, 2014 6:57pm | Hannah Linquata

At age 13, when Amy Demmons was in high school, she was diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes, joining the 5% of people who don’t produce insulin and thus have to monitor their blood glucose levels and deal with shots or pumps. She never thought that at the age of […]